Sep 5, 2012 8:30pm PDT
obama. these are pictures just moments ago inside that convention center in charlotte, north carolina. mr. clinton and mr. obama together on stage following clinton's speech. you see the warm embrace there, perhaps to say thank you. clinton's speech electrified the crowd. >> are we where we want to be today? no. is the president satisfied? of course not. but are we better off than we were when he took office? >> also speaking tonight, former san francisco district attorney carmella harris considered to be a rising star in the party. she's now state's attorney general and was also asked to address the delegates. she wasted no time going after mitt romney. >> mitt romney sub describes to the cynical logic that says the american dream belongs to some of us and not all of us. >> our coverage continues of the dnc tonight on our 11:00 newscast. >>> former alameda county supervisor facing more problems tonight. the 41-year-old has been charged with child felony and child endangerment charges. police were called to a home in orange last week where lockyer and her 9-year-old son were visiting.
Sep 6, 2012 11:00am PDT
feeling fine. >>> decision 2012. right now, president obama accepts the democratic nomination tonight inside, not outside as four years ago as weather scrapped those plans. the anticipation is building what he will say to convince america to possibly give him another chance. tracy potts is close to the stage where the president will speak tonight. >> but are we better off than we were when he took office? >> reporter: the last democratic president produced a record budget surplus but insists president obama needs more time to improve the economy. >> no president, not me, not any of my predecessors, no one could have fully repaired all of the damage that he found in just four years. >> reporter: tonight, the president says he'll focus on the middle class. >> how we can move forward and create an economy where middle class families, if they are working hard and acting responsibly, they have a shot. >> he will focus on his vision but it's, obviously, a sharp contrast with the division we saw last week in tampa. >> reporter: florida republicans are running this ad. >> how conserva
Sep 5, 2012 11:00pm PDT
support of president obama. as mr. clinton's speech ended, president obama appeared on stage in what planners say was an unplanned appearance. the two presidents embraced as the convention center erupted in applause. his popularity is high, and tonight he used that popularity to over and over go after republicans, before making a strong plea to re-elect obama. >> if you want a place where the american dream is really alive and well again, and where the united states maintains its leadership as a force for peace and justice and prosperity in this highly competitive world. you have to vote for barack obama. >> president clinton was not the only star on stage, california attorney general and rising star harris addressed the delegates, taking direct aim at mitt romney. >> mitt romney subscribes to the cynical logic that says that the american dream belongs to some of us, not all of us. >> now tomorrow it will be president obama's decision to accept the nomination. his speech has been moved inside because of concerns over the weather. >>> and it has been almost six months six morgan hill